ABOUT THE MILLENNIUM FELLOWSHIP - CLASS OF 2018
United Nations Academic Impact and MCN are proud to partner on the Millennium Fellowship. In the three months the application was open in 2018, students applied to join the Class of 2018 on 285 campuses across 57 nations. 30 campuses worldwide (just 11%) were selected to host the 530 Millennium Fellows in the global pilot this year.
The Class of 2018 is bold, innovative, and inclusive. Millennium Fellows' Projects are projected to positively impact the lives of over 310,000 people worldwide this year.
“I am excited to join a class that is enthusiastic on developing the communities they live in. This environment is a platform that allows us to develop as leaders and entrepreneurs in out environments. And am truly grateful to become part of this year's class.”
Millennium Fellowship Project
Glitz PAMB is a company that aims to support young girls from under privileged communities improve their hands on skills. They are planning to offer entrepreneurial skills such as sewing, bead making, and several others skills to help young girls.
About the Millennium Fellow
Maureen Molly Basemera is currently studying Business Administration at Ashesi University College. She finds each step in her academics as an opportunity for her to make a difference in the lives of those around her. With the help of her friends and family, she has developed interests in sports, hiking and numbers. She uses her free time to tutor children in her community. Currently, her strongest skills are in math and computing. She believes that with the constant and rapid changes in the technology, everyone needs basic knowledge in math and computers. Maureen aspires to use her knowledge and skills to improve the health and education sector in her home town.